Friday, April 29, 2016

As You Would Expect, We're Pretty Cheerful This Morning

Yes, we were there last night, and it was pretty great.  Playoff hockey is the best.  Almost all direct-to-us opportunities today, with the exception of a few Friday usual suspects at the end.

The National Bureau of Asian Research is seeking an Assistant Director, Government and Media Relations with 5+ years of direct, hands-on experience working on or with Capitol Hill, working in the field of government & media relations, communications, or a related field – apply by May 15

Kellen seeks Staff Associate for a range of admin & logistical support for multiple association management & government relations clients – 1-2 years’ relevant experience desired.

Squared Communications has put out the call for a Public Relations Intern (scroll to find) to join them on a full-time basis, ideally at the beginning of the Summer – $11/hr

Opportunities with the Convergence Center for Policy Resolution, an organization focused on solving social challenges through collaboration & dialogue:
Strategic communications firm BerlinRosen seeks a Vice President, Public Relations for their Cities practice, supporting clients in the economic, development, real estate, architecture and design clients who are shaping the future of cities – familiarity and interest in smart cities, urban planning/design, and local development politics are among the requirements – New York
ScoutComms seeks a motivated, hard-working Account Exec to provide communications, advocacy and event support to Fortune 500 companies, veteran-owned businesses and veteran-focused non-profits – Fredericksburg, Va.

International Food Information Council (scroll to find)
The R Street Institute, a self-described pragmatic free-market think tank, seeks Media Relations Manager (scroll to find) with at least 3 years of full-time experience working in media relations; some involvement with policymaking on the Hill or other organization is desirable.

PoliTemps is seeking sharp political, PR, media & public affairs temporary staff (scroll) for a variety of assignments the DC area – individuals with experience in campaigns, Capitol Hill, the Executive Branch, PR or media particularly valued.

Boutique PR cabal Westfourth Communications is in search mode for a part-time or full-time paid Intern (scroll to find) for the Summer 2016 semester, with possibility to extend; ideal candidate is current undergrad/grad student in public relations, communications, media, journalism, or related program.

American UniversityDigital Content Manager, School of International Service – $45k-$50k – 2-3 years of relevant experience, superb writing, editing & proofing skills, and fluency in social media desired. 

British EmbassyHead of Trade & Investment – $92k – seeking candidates with the ability to build relationships & work closely with a variety of stakeholders including senior British and American private sector executives – apply by May 11

Pew Charitable Trusts
Heritage FoundationProduction Coordinator – 2-4 years of experience with production/project coordination required; In-house creative team or commercial printing experience preferred.

Best wishes for super-great weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016


We're back with a healthy dose of submitted-by-you-good-folks opportunities to start, followed by big just-the-jobs run.  See you again Friday.

1) Homesnap, self-described as the top-rated real estate app for agents and consumers, seeks Digital Marketing Manager to join the team in North Bethesda – experience leading and managing SEO/SEM, marketing database, email, social media and/or display advertising campaigns desired.

2) Don’t miss this mid-level Communications Officer opportunity with the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor, a financial inclusion think tank housed within the World Bank – broad-based communications skill set & solid knowledge of financial inclusion issues merit you consideration – apply by May 9

3-6) The World Resources Institute is actively recruiting for these:
7) Scroll allllll the way down to the Washington, DC listings with Allison+Partners to find Account Manager/Director opportunity – your 7+ years’ experience should demonstrate media relations skills & previous work related to the technology sector – note: we’re told that the Account Exec post that may still be showing there has been filled.

8) Art & Science Group, a Baltimore-based strategy consulting & market research firm supporting educational institutions, seeks Marketing & Communications Coordinator with 1-2 years of communication & PR experience, along with strong writing skills & previous work related to interactive communications.

9-11) Crosscut Strategies has passed along these opportunities in their downtown DC HQ (scroll to find):
12) The Society for Personality and Social Psychology seeks a Digital Content Manager with at least three years in content creation with digital experience that includes content management systems – proficiency in Adobe Creative suite applications & HTML/CSS a must – $45k-$50k – apply by May 13

13-14) University of Virginia – Charlottesville, Va.
15-16) Aflac (search by DC location or req ID)
17) Airlines Reporting Corp.Internal Communications Manager

21) American Association of Pharmaceutical ScientistsFoundations Intern (pdf) – $15/hr

22) America’s Essential HospitalsLegislative & Regulatory Advocacy Intern – paid position – other Intern posts also noted

23) American Institute of Architects Director, State & Local Policy

24-25) Association of State and Territorial Health Officials – see also main career page
26) Brookings InstitutionResearch Assistant, Metropolitan Policy Program

27-28) Capitol Hill
29) Centre Theatre GroupDirector of Communications – Los Angeles, CA – search managed by Morris Berger & Associates

30-31) Chicago Mercantile Exchange – DC-based positions
32) CureSearch for Children’s CancerManager, Content Development

33) Cystic Fibrosis FoundationDonor Relations Specialist

34-36) Georgetown University
37) Greater Baltimore CommitteePolicy Associate – Baltimore, MD

38) Habitat for HumanityDevelopment Officer, Individual Giving

39-40) The Humane League
41-43) ICF International
44-47) International Christian Concern
48-51) Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, MD, except as noted:
52-53) National Council for Behavioral Health
54) National Geographic Society Communications Intern

55-57) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by DC metro area or state location as noted)
58-59) Ocean Conservancy – searches managed by Thinking Ahead
60-62) PBS – see also main career page
63-64) Society for Women’s Health Research
65) SoFiDirector, Policy Communications

66-68) U.S. Chamber of Commerce
69-70) Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Monday, April 25, 2016

Hello Monday!

Yes, as a matter of fact, we are pretty cheerful this morning; you can probably figure out why.  Also, don't forget yesterday's run of previously noted opportunities closing this week.

And, we're on an M-W-F publishing schedule this week; see you again Wednesday.

Would it be pretty cool to work for a company aspiring to a world leader in sub-orbital commercial space tourism?  How about strapping into the capsule as Government Affairs Specialist for Virgin Galactic to find out?

International engineering, infrastructure & development firm Louis Berger seeks Communications Coordinator with academic background in communications, journalism/PR, English or modern foreign language, marketing or business, as well as significant internship experience or minimum 1 year of professional experience in an in-house communications role or an agency setting – French or Spanish language skills a plus.

Boston ScientificDirector, International Government Affairs – experience in medical device industry deemed desirable

Seems like it’s been a while since we’ve checked in with the Aspen Institute:
On a related note, we found this Managing Director, Policy & Advocacy with Aspen partner Service Year Alliance, which led us (and now, you) down the rabbit hole to other opportunities there – see also main career page:
Institute for Public Health InnovationProgram & Communications Associate – $48k-$53k – experience with workforce development, community development, urban planning or health care systems desired – apply by May 16

Facebook seeks Public Policy Manager to focus in connectivity, global internet and telecommunications policy issues – JD & tech industry experience preferred.

New since our mid-April check-in with the Truth Initiative:
TEGNA, the renamed (and partial anagram) broadcast & digital media segment of Gannett (all explained here) notes new Vice President, Corporate Communications and Corporate Communications opportunities available, as well as this Digital Producer post with their WUSA9 affiliate.

Just in time for impending Summer frolic and regular three-day-weekendry, we bring you opportunities with the 32-hour work week crew at Green America:
National Association of Conservation DistrictsDirector of Communications – 5+ years' related experience required – apply by Apr. 29
K&L Gates Government Affairs Specialist (scroll to find or use advanced search & job ID 4884) – 6-12 months Capitol Hill work experience (intern service counts!) merits your CV consideration

Food & Water Watch
Neighborhood Legal Services ProgramDevelopment & Communications Associate – $38k-$50k – at least two years of experience sought – apply by May 16

George Washington University
The Ballot Initiative Strategy Center seeks politically savvy, organized individual with strong writing skills for Communications Coordinator post.

American Bakers AssociationMarketing & Communications Coordinator – organized, motivated, team player with 1-2 years of relatable experience in the marketing field desired – search managed by Pat Taylor & Associates

We connect our startups to the latest wisdom on how to build highly scalable businesses through our curriculum – that’s part of the spiel from global incubator and seed fund 1776:
North American Insulation Manufacturers AssociationCoordinator, Marketing & Communications – $35k-$40k – social media & content curation duties predominant
University of Maryland
… and finally – opportunities of the far-far-flung and one-can-dream variety with Mandarin Oriental Hotels:

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Your Sunday Set

Here's your previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week.

Catholic UniversityAssistant Director, Digital Communications – see also main career pageApr. 25
Making Cents InternationalCommunications & Media Manager supporting USAID’s Youth Power program – Apr. 25

British Embassy appear to be using a new job listing application – New York
Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by DC metro area or state location as noted)
DoJ/Office of U.S. AttorneysPublic Affairs Specialist – $92k-$141k – Apr. 26

Self-Help Credit UnionDirector of Communications – DC or Durham, NC – Apr. 26

Treasury Dept.Public Affairs Specialist/Press Secretary supporting the Office of Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program – $128k-$160k – Apr. 26 

Department of EnergyCommunications Specialist – $63k-$82k – Apr. 27

National Head Start AssociationGovernment Affairs Associate (pdf) – see also main career pageApr. 27 

World Wildlife Fund
Arlington County Economic Development Event & Meeting Manager – 32 hrs/wk @ $18-$37/hr – Apr. 28
Library of CongressLegislative Analyst – $77k-$119k – Apr. 28

Agency for Healthcare Research & QualitySupervisory Health Communications Specialist – $128k-$160k – Apr. 29
Corporation for Public BroadcastingPublic Affairs Manager – $60k-$82k – Apr. 29

FrameWorks Institute Researcher (pdf) – Apr. 29

Union of Concerned Scientists Web Content Manager – high $50k – Cambridge, MA – Apr. 29
United WayDevelopment ManagerApr. 29
U.S. Commission on International Religious FreedomCommunications & Government Relations Specialist – $90k-$110k – Apr. 29 
Washington International SchoolAssistant Director, Communications & Marketing (scroll to find) – Apr. 29

American Farm Bureau FederationSenior Graphic Designer (pdf) – Apr. 30 

George Washington University Senior Public Affairs Assistant supporting the School of International Affairs – Apr. 30 

Greenpeace Program Director – DC, New York, Chicago, IL or San Francisco, CA – Apr. 30

OK, so we jumped the gun last week in declaring Parts Unknown's return to the airwaves, via Manila, but it'll be on tonight we swear, unless there's an asteroid or something – 9:00 pm ET, CNN.

Friday, April 22, 2016

That's Not Lake Minnetonka

Like everyone we talked with yesterday, we're sorry as hell to see Prince leave the stage too soon.  Here's a piece on his terrific 1991 Super Bowl halftime show, and also the whole thing here.

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is actively recruiting for this Manager of Development Communications post suited to candidates with a minimum of 8-10 years of experience in communications, strong writing & editing skills, and the ability to work collaboratively & harmoniously with fundraising and communications staff.

DC Public School SystemSpecialist, Visual & Digital Communications – $73k-$80k – your 3-5 years of related experience should demonstrate skills/facility in video editing, photography, photo editing & graphic design, as well expertise in online communications & social media – apply by May 2

American UniversityGrants Coordinator, School of Public Affairs – at least 2 years of experience in grant writing & management desired

Heritage Foundation
Advancement Project Development Manager, Foundation Relations – 2-5 years’ experience in nonprofit resource development preferred.

Pew Charitable Trusts
U.S. Sentencing CommissionLegislative Specialist – $64k-$100k – apply by May 6

Patent & Trademark OfficeCongressional Affairs Specialist – $77k-$119k – apply by May 3

Our friends at the British Embassy appear to be using a new job listing application – all of these are New York-based posts:
American Bus AssociationDirector of Communications & Media Relations – 10 or more years of relevant experience in the field of communications or marketing desired

Management Sciences for HealthSenior Media & Content Editor – 10 years of related experience, preferably in communications with focus on global health issues, is required – Arlington, Va. or Medford, MA

New with the International Food Policy Research Institute since our end-of-March check-in:
Campaign for the Fair Sentencing of YouthCommunications Specialist – seeking candidates with 2-5 years of substantial experience in the field of public relations, with a preference for issue-based campaigns

Marriott InternationalSenior Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator – located at the Gaylord at National Harbor

Vision Technologies Systems, Inc., a self-described diversified company providing solutions to the commercial and government markets in the aerospace, electronics, land systems and marine sectors, seeks Manager, Corporate Communications – $70k – North Old Town Alexandria location; conveniently near this DCPA+CJ-endorsed establishment.

American Institute of PhysicsCommunications Intern

… and finally: Museum Curator isn’t normally a listing we’d include – but we’ll make an exception for one at the deservedly beloved Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum – $63k-$82k – apply by May 5

Best wishes for a superb weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource.

Thursday, April 21, 2016

It's Thursday, so it's [mostly] just-the-jobs

1) Camris International seeks Strategic Communications Consultant/Writer/Editor to support USAID's Trade Africa initiative – knowledge of international development issues & U.S. foreign policy issues in the Africa region desired

2) The National Home Infusion Association is in search mode for a Public Affairs Coordinator & Executive Assistant (scroll to find) with at least 2 years of staff support experience – we’re told that a mid-$40k salary range is envisioned for the post – Old Town Alexandria Metro-convenient location

3) Sickle Cell Disease Association of AmericaVice President, Operations (scroll to find) – your 5+ years in operations management in a non-profit enterprise should demonstrate detailed knowledge of relevant organizational procedures & personnel practices.

4) ACLUCampaigns Director – DC or New York

5) Air Line Pilots Association, InternationalDigital Media Coordinator

 6-7) American Humane Association
8) Ayn Rand InstituteCommunications Manager – search managed by Talent Market

9-11) Brookings Institution
12) DoJ/Office of U.S. AttorneysPublic Affairs Specialist – $92k-$141k – apply by Apr. 26

13-14) Embassy of Canada
15-16) Georgetown University
17) Government Accountability ProjectCarvalho Fellow for International Research – 3-month term, starting mid-June – $2,500/mo – apply by May 15

18-20) Humane Society
21) Institute for the Study of WarResearch Analyst, Counterterrorism (scroll to find)

22) MacArthur FoundationCommunications Officer – Chicago, IL

23) National Association of BroadcastersMarketing & Events Manager

24) National Health Law ProgramCommunications/Development Coordinator

25-38) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by DC metro area or state location as noted)
39) Sanofi Vice President, U.S. Communications – Bridgewater, NJ

40) SiloSmashersCommunications Manager

41-42) The McClatchy Company
43-50) Vistra Communications – many of these are in support of [potential?] Office of Disability Employment Policy client
51-52) World Wildlife Fund

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

No Nonsense

We're all business today, so have at these fine job & intern opportunities, or go find yourself a good one elsewhere.  Happy hunting.

The American Sociological Association has let us know about this Summer Communications Intern (pdf) opportunity with an $11/hr pay grade – strong writing skills and familiarity with sociology & the social sciences desired

Downtown Business Improvement DistrictDigital Content & Design Assistant – 1-3 years’ experience (or equivalent training/education) in website development, web communications or related profession field desired; proficiency with Drupal 7 & Adobe Creative Suite applications also valued.

GlaxoSmithKlineManager, External Communications – experience with metrics-based communications planning, media strategy, and stakeholder relationship approaches sought – DC, Philadelphia, PA or Raleigh, NC

National Community Reinvestment Coalition
Collaborative for Student SuccessCommunications Specialist – 1-3 years of experience in media relations, press relations, and/or digital media required

Mystery employerMedia Relations Associate – work experience in related to financial markets/issues particularly sought – search managed by Onward Search

APCO WorldwideAssociate Consultant, Healthcare/Health Policy – 2-3 years of experience in health care communication, health policy or advocacy work required

Food Marketing Institute Manager, Public Policy Communications – at least three years’ communications experience on Capitol Hill, in a trade association or equivalent organization desired

Opportunities with construction/engineering & infrastructure giant AECOM (search communications category or by req ID)
We referenced an identically-titled post last week, but this Assistant Congressional Liaison opportunity with the Federal Reserve Board of Governors has re-spawned with a new link, so perhaps the description has changed a little. 

Volkswagen Group of AmericaGovernment Relations Intern – knowledge of auto industry issues including safety, energy policy, tax and international trade is desirable

TransamericaDirector, State Government Affairs – at least 5 years’ experience and familiarity with life insurance, investment & retirement products required

Capitol Hill
Council on Foreign RelationsResearch Associate, Global Health/Economics & Development – academic background in public health, international affairs, economics, trade, or related field desired

National Automobile Dealers AssociationDigital Media Manager – seeking candidates with 7-10 years of experience working alongside communication professionals in the digital media field, with a track record of creating engaging & effective content – apply by May 31

Chesapeake Bay Foundation – Annapolis, MD
University of VirginiaDirector of Arts Advancement – $90k-$115k – seeking candidates with 5-10 years of fundraising experience, preferably in higher education or a non-profit organization that supports the arts/museums or similar programs – Charlottesville, Va.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

44 for You

Mostly just-the-jobs style today.

1) From yesterday's comments section to you: Theodore Roosevelt Conservation PartnershipCommunications & Operations Associate – working knowledge of social media communications & web/e-newsletter production particularly sought

2-3) Opportunities with the Bainum Foundation, supporting early childhood education for underserved/low income populations:
4) Agency for Healthcare Research & QualitySupervisory Health Communications Specialist – $128k-$160k – apply by Apr. 29

5-6) Arlington County Economic Development
7) Banner Public AffairsJunior PR Counselor

8) BayerDirector, Federal Relations – can also search here, using DC location

9-10) Burson-Marsteller
11) California Association of Food BanksSenior Manager of Corporate & Foundation Giving – San Francisco, CA – search managed by Commongood Careers

12) CapterraMarketing Associate

13-15) Catholic University – see also main career page
17-21) Center for Community Change
22-24) Comcast
25) Fuel Fund of MarylandDevelopment Director – Baltimore, MD

26) Healthcare Distribution Management AssociationDirector, State Government Affairs – can be based in Arlington, Va. or in major Western city

27-28) International Rescue Committee
29-31) Ketchum
32) Maryland Women's Coalition for Health Care ReformExecutive Director – home-based/flexible location

33) National Democratic Institute for International AffairsGovernment Relations & Communications Intern/Project Assistant

34) National Disability InstituteCommunications Associate

35) National Governors AssociationLegislative Director – health & human services issues focus

36) National Organization for Women Policy & Grassroots Outreach Fellow – min. 6 month term – apply by May 8

37) National Women’s Law CenterDirector of Digital Strategies

38) Patient Centered Outcomes Research InstituteProgram Assistant, Stakeholder Engagement

39) Potomac RiverkeeperEvents Coordinator Intern

40) Rape, Abuse & Incest National NetworkPolicy Associate – apply by May 13

41) Social Impact Contracts Intern

42) Unnamed quickly growing PR firm, DC-basedDirector

43) USODirector of Public Relations & Social Media – can also search here

44) Yeshiva UniversityDirector of Government Relations – New York

Monday, April 18, 2016

Alliance, Society, Foundation & Entity

Yikes!  Monday again.  It was Sunday again yesterday; that's where you could have first seen previously noted opportunities closing this week.

Corporation for Public BroadcastingPublic Affairs Manager – $60k-$82k – suited for aspirants possessing five years of experience with responsibilities in areas such as media relations, public affairs, corporate communications, and/or government relations – apply by Apr. 29

Leading Jewish youth organization BBYO seeks Director of Communications to manage and craft communications that convey the deep impact of the BBYO experience to their member, donor & alumni base – 5-7 years’ experience in the fields of development and/or communications desired

Government management consulting stalwart LMI is actively seeking a Digital Associate hire with at least three to five years of experience in digital communications & social media, as well as facility with listening engagement tools such as Radian6 or Sysomos

Leadership for Educational Equity
Facebook seeks Public Policy Manager to support their WhatsApp platform – 10+ years of public policy experience required; preferably including some work related to technology policy – DC or Mountain View, CA

Total Wine & MoreCommunications Manager – 7 to 10 years of communications & project management experience required

Amnesty International
George Washington University Senior Public Affairs Assistant supporting the School of International Affairs – familiarity with basic HTML and Drupal CMS, as well as with video production tools will help your cause – apply by Apr. 30 

Asian Americans Advancing Justice
Department of EnergyCommunications Specialist – $63k-$82k – apply by Apr. 27 

Fannie MaeCommunications Specialist – 4-6 years’ experience driving positive media coverage of corporate priorities, products & services required

Audubon Society

American Association for the Advancement of ScienceCommunications Associate supporting the SciPak team – 1-2years of work experience in a news organization, PR office, or a position with extensive public contact desired.

BSA/The Software AllianceCommunications Coordinator/Manager (pdf) – your CV should show 3+ years of communications experience in a PR agency, Capitol Hill or government office, trade association, think tank, or corporate communications office

Booz Allen Hamilton

This Genetics & Public Policy Fellowship opportunity offered via the American Society of Human Genetics and the National Human Genome Research Institute is designed as a bridge for genetics professionals wishing to transition to a policy career – 16 month term, starting in August – $72k (annual) – apply by Apr. 25

The Community Foundation
Asia SocietyPolicy Institute Intern (scroll to find; look for link saying ASPI Intern) – apply by May 1 for Summer post; Aug. 1 for Fall

BloombergHousing Policy Reporter – seeking candidates with a minimum of three years in journalism, preferable with a focus on business

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
This Director of Development opportunity with the Consortium for Ocean Leadership has been out there for exactly one month, but perhaps it’s still fully in play; fundraising experience in a scientific or environmentally focused nonprofit or a higher education institution preferred.

American Farm Bureau FederationSenior Graphic Designer (pdf) – 5 plus years’ design experience in an in-house creative department or design firm desired – apply by Apr. 30
National LGBT Bar Association
Mystery large corporate entity seeks Communications Specialist with at least 2+ years of related B2B communication experience – search managed by Dixon Hughes Goodman

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Your Man in Manila

Hello Sunday and welcome back Tony!  Previously noted opportunities closing in the upcoming week.

George Washington University Senior Director of Development, Law School Planned GivingApr. 18 

Healthy Babies Bright FuturesCommunications Manager – flexible/work-at-home location – Apr. 18

The JesuitsPolicy DirectorApr. 18

Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by state location as noted)
British Embassy Public Affairs & Outreach Officer supporting the Northern Ireland Bureau – $45k – Apr. 19

Advocacy Communications Director (pdf) – DC or San Francisco, CA – search managed by the 360 GroupApr. 19

Fish & Wildlife ServicePublic Affairs Specialist – $92k-$119k – Apr. 19

National Institute of Food & Agriculture Congressional Affairs Officer – $108k-$160k – Apr. 19

University of IowaDirector of Federal Relations – DC-based post – Apr. 19

Millennium Challenge CorporationStaff Assistant, Department of Congressional & Public Affairs – $48k-$77k – Apr. 20

Food & Drug AdministrationWeb Communications Specialist – $53k-$69k – reserved for recent grads or veterans – Apr. 22

Maryland State Board of ElectionsElection Clerk – $27k-$42k – Cambridge, MD – Apr. 22

American Society of Civil EngineersDirector, Public Affairs & Infrastructure InitiativesApr. 23

DC Office of the State Superintendent of EducationPublic Affairs Specialist – $93k-$119k – Apr. 23

Tony's back! Parts Unknown returns to the airwaves and takes in Manila - 9 pm (eastern) on CNN

Friday, April 15, 2016

One Down

We were there last night, and it was fun.  Yes, if the Caps keep it going, you'll have to hear about it; #sorrynotsorry.

First Focus, an advocacy organization dedicated to making children & families the priority in federal policy and budget decisions, seeks Senior Director, Digital Communications – experience with a CMS (WordPress Preferred), CRM, social media & graphics applications required, as well as excellent copy editing, grammar, spelling, and proofreading skills. 

This Fall 2016 Sponsorship/Marketing Intern opportunity with National Public Radio requires strong communications & organizational skills; experience working with Wordpress, HTML, SEO and research databases a plus – many other Fall Intern opportunities recently posted – apply by May 22

American UniversityResearch Specialist II ($45k-$52k) and Research Specialist III supporting the Justice Programs Office

WAMU 88.5 FM
Pew Charitable TrustsSenior Officer, Drug Safety Project – significant knowledge & experience with pharmaceutical regulatory policy desired

National Health Law ProgramDevelopment/Communications Coordinator – content management, graphic design and CRM system experience desired

British Embassy
Population Action InternationalManager of Major Giving – focus on engaging, cultivating and stewarding donors with in the $1k-$25k range – apply by May 13

Truth InitiativeCommunications Coordinator – strong attention to detail a must; experience with media tools such as CisionPoint is preferred.

AmtrakCommunications Analyst – supporting the Amtrak OIG

CTIA/The Telecommunications Association
Millennium Challenge CorporationStaff Assistant, Department of Congressional & Public Affairs – $48k-$77k – apply by Apr. 20

One Campaign

CBSDirector, Communications – manages publicity efforts for DC bureau, including Face the Nation – 5 years’ relevant communications experience required

Food & Drug AdministrationWeb Communications Specialist – $53k-$69k – reserved for recent grads or veterans – apply by Apr. 22

Union of Concerned Scientists
FosterClub, a non-profit that serves foster youth across the country, seeks Policy Specialist with project management experience and understanding of public policy affecting the child welfare system – $40k-$55k

We have a soft spot in our hearts for Cambridge, MD, so we’re glad we can point out this Election Clerk post there offered by the Maryland State Board of Elections – $27k-$42k – apply by Apr. 22

Best wishes for a lovely, friend-and-fun-filled weekend from your favoritepublic affairs jobs resource.  We miss you, Hanna.

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Long Term, Yet Temporary

1-2) Currently available with the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education:
3) We’re told that communications firm kglobal is looking to fill two Account Exec posts – media relations skills, strong research & writing/editing capabilities and 1-2 years’ relevant experience desired.

4-5) Kaiser Permanente is in search mode for these two Rockville-based posts:
6) ACLU of North CarolinaCommunications Associate – Raleigh, NC

7) American Academy of NursingCommunications & Public Affairs Manager

8) American Counseling AssociationState Legislative Representative

9) American Diabetes AssociationSenior Manager, Public Relations & Advocacy

10) American Gaming AssociationDirector of Media Relations

11) American Gas AssociationLegislative Assistant (scroll to find)

12) Brookings InstitutionDevelopment Officer, Global Economy & Development program

13) Community of HopeDirector, Advocacy & Policy

14) DC Office of the State Superintendent of EducationPublic Affairs Specialist – $93k-$119k – apply by Apr. 23

15) DoJ/Office of the Inspector GeneralMultimedia & Social Media Intern – $31k-$45k (not sure how/if prorated) – Apr. 20 (or when 200 applicant level reached)

16-17) Federal Reserve Board of Governors
18-20) Georgetown University
21) International Foundation for Electoral SystemsCommunications Manager (search under VA-based full-time opportunities) – temporary position)

22-23) Ketchum
24) Library of CongressLegislative Analyst – $77k-$119k – apply by Apr. 28

25) Mystery patient advocacy organizationDevelopment Associate – long-term temporary basis [?] – $13-$14/hr – search managed by Beacon Hill Staffing

26) National Geographic SocietyVice President of Institutional Partnerships – search managed by Staffing Advisors

27) National Institute of Food & Agriculture Congressional Affairs Officer – $108k-$160k – apply by Apr. 19

28-30) Nature Conservancy (scroll to find, or use advanced search by state location as noted)
31-35) Salem Media Group
36-39) Sierra Club
40) Texas Public Policy FoundationDirector for Health Care Policy – Austin, TX – search managed by Talent Market

41) Treasury Dept.Public Affairs Specialist/Press Secretary supporting the Office of Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program – $128k-$160k – apply by Apr. 26